Young Musicians Festival

Day 1

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18:00 / Opening Concert

Banda Sinfónica Portuguesa
Francisco Ferreira Conductor
Daniel Lourenço Saxophone (Young Musician of the Year 2022)

Kenneth Hesketh
Diaghilev Dances

Henri Tomasi
Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra

Vaclav Nelhybel
Sinfonia Resurrectionis


21:00 / Laureates Concert

Gulbenkian Orchestra
Jean-Marc Burfin Conductor
Ricardo Carvalho Flute
João Freitas Sousa Clarinet
Gonçalo Nova Trombone
Beatriz Cortesão Harp
Daniel Bolba Percussion
Matilde Margalho Violin

Lili Boulanger
D’un Matin de Printemps

André Jolivet
Concerto for Flute and String Orchestra (1.º and 2.º movements)

Carl Maria von Weber
Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra No. 1, in F minor, op. 73 (1st movement)

Henri Tomasi
Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra (2nd and 3rd movements)

Reinhold Glière
Concerto for Harp and Orchestra, in E-flat major, op. 74 (1st movement)

Jean Sibelius
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, in D major, op. 77 (3rd movement)

Joly Braga Santos
Variations for Orchestra, op. 55

Gulbenkian Music once again partners with RTP – Antena 2 to host the 36th edition of the Young Musicians Festival, which takes place over three days in the auditoriums and other spaces of the Gulbenkian Foundation. The festival will showcase the award-winning artists in the various categories in the competition and will award the “Young Musician of the Year”. The program includes two appearances by the Gulbenkian Orchestra, a concert by the Portuguese Symphonic Band, recitals with guest groups and soloists, conferences and workshops.



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